Japan’s Prime Minister Announces Resignation

Japan’s Prime Minister Announces Resignation

CITING CHRONIC ILLNESS by Sharon Rondeau (Aug. 28, 2020) — Japanese prime Minister Shinzo Abe, 65, is resigning his post for health reasons, he announced at a press conference on Friday afternoon. Abe is serving his second, non-consecutive term as prime minister, having been elected most recently in 2012.  He reportedly suffers from ulcerative colitis […]